Friday, April 24, 2009

Deadline For Amendments to the Constitution and Standing Orders

Constitutional and Standing Order Amendment Submission Deadline

Any compatriots wishing to submit an amendment to the Constitution of the Sons of Confederate Veterans or to the Standing Orders of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, to be considered at the Reunion to be held in Hot Springs, Arkansas, July 23-25, should send the proposed Amendment to Judge Advocate-in-Chief Simon B. Buckner IV and Executive Director Ben Sewell at General Headquarters. JAG Bucker's mailing address is 11617 Hemlock St., Overland Park, KS 66210 and General Headquarters can be reached at PO Box 59, Columbia, TN 38402.

Proposed amendments to the Constitution or Standing Orders must be postmarked/date stamped no later than May 15, 2009. Proposed amendments may be e-mailed instead of being sent by US mail. JAG Buckner can be reached at and Executive Director Sewell at

A brief statement as to the rational for the amendment may also be submitted with the proposed change to the Constitution or Standing Orders.